The Barclays app

Banking in the palm of your hand

You can check your balance, pay bills, cancel direct debits and more, all from your mobile phone.

About the app

Simple to use and packed full of features - download the Barclays app so you can:

  • View your sterling and other currency balances and transactions
  • Make payments and move money between your sterling accounts
  • Make international payments from your GBP account in sterling and several other currencies1
  • Cancel direct debits
  • Pay your contacts or someone new.

Get the app



To download the app you need to be 18 years old or over and register the mobile number that's linked to your account.

Activate the app

Once you've downloaded the app, the quickest way to register is to call us on +800 800 88885^ or alternatively +44 (0)1624 684444* for an activation code. You can also use a PINsentry if you have one.

  • To be able to register for the Barclays app, you'll need:

  • The latest version of the Barclays app downloaded from your local app store
  • An activation code - you can get one by calling us on the numbers above
  • Verify your account with the activation code using a PINsentry device, a Barclays cash machine or in branch.

To keep your details safe  you need to choose a five digit passcode. You'll need to enter your passcode every time you use the app.

Once you've set up a passcode, please choose to register the app with either an activation code or with PINsentry.


New to International Banking?

To find out how we can help you make the most of your international finances or to open an account2 - call us on +44 (0)1624 684316* or chat to us.

Alternatively, apply for an account online2.